The City of Stockton is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Civil Engineer. One (1) vacancy currently exists in the Public Works Department. This incumbent will work a City of Stockton 9/80 schedule: 7:30am to 5:30pm Mondays through Thursdays; 8:00am to 5:00 pm Fridays, with alternating Fridays off. May be required to work additional hours and/or weekends as needed.
Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in civil engineering or a closely related field or possession of a valid California Engineer-In-Training Certificate and five (5) years of responsible experience in design, development review or construction management of civil engineering projects, one (1) year of which was at a level equivalent to the City's class of Associate Engineer. Must possess a valid California Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer. Must possess a valid California Driver's License.
Under general supervision, plans, organizes and directs the activities of either the Engineering Division or Municipal Utilities Department staff engaged in professional engineering activities for a variety of public works and utilities capital improvement projects and construction and maintenance programs; performs related work as assigned.
Located in California’s great Central Valley, Stockton has grown from a community with rich agricultural roots to an urban destination with an emerging arts and cultural scene, fine dining, shopping, sports, recreation, and family activities. Stockton is the home of two major sports teams as well as the University of the Pacific, a California State University, Stanislaus extension campus, San Joaq...uin Delta College, and the robust and thriving Port of Stockton which has direct waterway access to the San Francisco Bay. Year-round events and activities make Stockton a destination for events, venues and attractions such as the Annual Jazz Brubeck Festival , Bob Hope (Fox California) Theatre, Children’s Museum, Haggin Museum, San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, and the Stockton Symphony.
The 10,000 seat multi-purpose, waterfront Stockton Arena is home to the Stockton Heat, recently purchased by the Calgary Flames. The adjacent 5,000 seat Stockton Ballpark is home to the Stockton Ports single-A minor league baseball team.
Stockton is the 13th largest city in California with a dynamic, multi-ethnic and multi-cultural population of almost 300,000 residents. It is centrally located and offers excellent quality of life for its residents. Stockton has a long tradition of established families who have called Stockton their home for generations in addition to many new residents who have chosen Stockton as their home. The city has a number of beautiful residential communities along waterways and tree-lined streets, and it offers an affordable cost of living.
Downtown Stockton is located on the waterfront that has renewed energy with new development and increased opportunities as the community rediscovers its historic roots. Stockton also enjoys a bounty of fresh fruit and produce from the rich agricultural area that surrounds the City.
With all of this and so much more to look forward to, Stockton’s future is bright.